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Adolfo Barajas

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First Name:Adolfo
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Last Name:Barajas
RePEc Short-ID:pba1259
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Working papers

  1. Eduardo A. Cavallo & Gabriel Sánchez & Patricio Valenzuela, 2016. "Gone with the Wind: Demographic Transitions and Domestic Saving," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 7579, Inter-American Development Bank.
  2. Sami Ben Naceur & Adolfo Barajas & Alexander Massara, 2015. "Can Islamic Banking Increase Financial Inclusion?," IMF Working Papers 15/31, International Monetary Fund.
  3. Adolfo Barajas & Thomas F. Cosimano & Dalia S Hakura & Sebastian Roelands, 2015. "The Role of Bank Capital in Bank Holding Companies’ Decisions," IMF Working Papers 15/57, International Monetary Fund.
  4. Adolfo Barajas & Roberto Steiner & Leonardo Villar & César Pabón, 2014. "Inflation targeting in Latin America," WORKING PAPERS SERIES. DOCUMENTOS DE TRABAJO 011550, FEDESARROLLO.
  5. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Reza Yousefi, 2013. "The Finance and Growth Nexus Re-Examined; Do All Countries Benefit Equally?," IMF Working Papers 13/130, International Monetary Fund.
  6. Adolfo Barajas & Thorsten Beck & Era Dabla-Norris & Reza Yousefi, 2013. "Too Cold, Too Hot, or Just Right? Assessing Financial Sector Development Across the Globe," IMF Working Papers 13/81, International Monetary Fund.
  7. Barajas, A. & Huergo, E. & Moreno, L., 2012. "The Impact of International Research Joint Ventures on SMEs Performance," MPRA Paper 36306, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Christian H Ebeke & Sampawende J Tapsoba, 2012. "Workers’ Remittances; An Overlooked Channel of International Business Cycle Transmission?," IMF Working Papers 12/251, International Monetary Fund.
  9. Yasser Abdih & Ralph Chami & Christian H Ebeke & Adolfo Barajas, 2012. "Remittances Channel and Fiscal Impact in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia," IMF Working Papers 12/104, International Monetary Fund.
  10. Adolfo Barajas & Mario Catalan, 2011. "Market Discipline and Conflicts of Interest Between Banks and Pension Funds," IMF Working Papers 11/282, International Monetary Fund.
  11. Dalia S Hakura & Ralph Chami & Thomas F. Cosimano & Adolfo Barajas, 2010. "U.S. Bank Behavior in the Wake of the 2007–2009 Financial Crisis," IMF Working Papers 10/131, International Monetary Fund.
  12. Ralph Chami & Raphael A Espinoza & Adolfo Barajas & Heiko Hesse, 2010. "Recent Credit Stagnation in the Mena Region; What to Expect? What Can Be Done?," IMF Working Papers 10/219, International Monetary Fund.
  13. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Dalia Hakura & Peter Montiel, 2010. "Workers' Remittances and the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate: Theory and Evidence," Department of Economics Working Papers 2010-12, Department of Economics, Williams College.
  14. Ralph Chami & Adolfo Barajas & Anjali Garg & Connel Fullenkamp, 2010. "The Global Financial Crisis and Workers' Remittances to Africa; What's the Damage?," IMF Working Papers 10/24, International Monetary Fund.
  15. Michael T. Gapen & Ralph Chami & Peter J Montiel & Adolfo Barajas & Connel Fullenkamp, 2009. "Do Workers’ Remittances Promote Economic Growth?," IMF Working Papers 09/153, International Monetary Fund.
  16. Connel Fullenkamp & Thomas F. Cosimano & Michael T. Gapen & Ralph Chami & Peter J Montiel & Adolfo Barajas, 2008. "Macroeconomic Consequences of Remittances," IMF Occasional Papers 259, International Monetary Fund.
  17. Adolfo Barajas & Leonardo Luna & Jorge Restrepo, 2007. "Macroeconomic Fluctuations and Bank Behavior in Chile," Working Papers Central Bank of Chile 436, Central Bank of Chile.
  18. V. Hugo Juan-Ramon & Emiliano Basco & Carlos Quarracino & Adolfo Barajas, 2006. "Banks During the Argentine Crisis; Were they All Hurt Equally? Did they All Behave Equally?," IMF Working Papers 06/42, International Monetary Fund.
  19. Thomas F. Cosimano & Ralph Chami & Adolfo Barajas, 2005. "Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?," IMF Working Papers 05/38, International Monetary Fund.
  20. Adolfo Barajas & Armando Méndez Morales, 2003. "Dollarization of Liabilities; Beyond the Usual Suspects," IMF Working Papers 03/11, International Monetary Fund.
  21. Adolfo Barajas & Roberto Steiner, 2002. "Credit Stagnation in Latin America," IMF Working Papers 02/53, International Monetary Fund.
  22. Adolfo Barajas & Enrique López & Hugo Oliveros, 2001. "¿Por qué en Colombia el Crédito al Sector Privado es tan Reducido," Borradores de Economia 185, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
  23. Roberto Steiner & Adolfo Barajas, 2000. "Depositor Behavior and Market Discipline in Colombia," IMF Working Papers 00/214, International Monetary Fund.
  24. Adolfo Barajas & Natalia Salazar & Roberto Steiner, 1999. "Foreign Investment in Colombia’s Financial Sector," IMF Working Papers 99/150, International Monetary Fund.
  25. Adolfo Barajas & Natalia Salazar & Roberto Steiner, 1998. "Interest Spreads in Banking; Costs, Financial Taxation, Market Power, and Loan Quality in the Colombian Case 1974–96," IMF Working Papers 98/110, International Monetary Fund.
  26. Roberto Steiner & Adolfo Barajas & Natalia Salazar, 1998. "El margen de intermediación bancaria en Colombia," Research Department Publications 3024, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.


  1. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Christian Hubert Ebeke & Anne Oeking, 2016. "¿Qué distingue la transmisión de la política monetaria en países dependientes de las remesas?," Boletín, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos, vol. 0(2), pages 175-214, abril-jun.
  2. Roberto Steiner & Adolfo Barajas & César Pabón & Leonardo Villar, 2014. "Singular Focus or Multiple Objectives? What the Data Tell Us about Inflation Targeting in Latin America," ECONOMIA JOURNAL, THE LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION - LACEA, vol. 0(Fall 2014), pages 177-213, June.
  3. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Raphael Espinoza & Heiko Hesse, 2011. "Further Fallout from the Global Financial Crisis," World Economics, World Economics, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 12(2), pages 153-176, April.
  4. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Dalia Hakura & Peter Montiel, 2011. "Workers’ Remittances and the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate: Theory and Evidence," ECONOMIA JOURNAL, THE LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION - LACEA, vol. 0(Spring 20), pages 45-99, January.
  5. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Connel Fullenkamp & Anjali Garg, 2010. "The Global Financial Crisis and Workers' Remittances to Africa: What's the Damage?," Journal of African Development, African Finance and Economic Association, vol. 12(1), pages 73-96.
  6. Adolfo Barajas & Lennart Erickson & Roberto Steiner, 2008. "Fear of Declaring: Do Markets Care What Countries Say About Their Exchange Rate Policies?," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 55(3), pages 445-480, July.
  7. Adolfo Barajas & Emiliano Basco & V Hugo Juan-Ramón & Carlos Quarracino, 2007. "Banks During the Argentine Crisis: Were They All Hurt Equally? Did They All Behave Equally?," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 54(4), pages 621-662, November.
  8. Adolfo Barajas & Ralph Chami & Thomas Cosimano, 2004. "Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?," ECONOMIA JOURNAL, THE LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION - LACEA, vol. 0(Fall 2004), pages 135-182, August.
  9. Adolfo Barajas & Roberto Steiner, 2002. "Why Don't They Lend? Credit Stagnation in Latin America," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 49(Special i), pages 156-184.
  10. Barajas, Adolfo & Steiner, Roberto & Salazar, Natalia, 2000. "The impact of liberalization and foreign investment in Colombia's financial sector," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 157-196, October.
  11. Adolfo Barajas & Roberto Steiner & Natalia Salazar, 1999. "Interest Spreads in Banking in Colombia, 1974-96," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 46(2), pages 1-4.
  12. Adolfo Barajas, 1993. "La eficacia de la política monetaria en Colombia: un estudio de la relación entre inflación y encajes bancarios," ENSAYOS SOBRE POLÍTICA ECONÓMICA, BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA - ESPE, vol. 12(23), pages 7-36, June.
  13. Adolfo Barajas, 1992. "Un modelo de comportamiento para el sector bancario en Colombia," ENSAYOS SOBRE POLÍTICA ECONÓMICA, BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA - ESPE, vol. 11(21), pages 69-100, June.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 13 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (4) 2009-10-10 2010-03-28 2011-01-03 2012-05-15
  2. NEP-BAN: Banking (3) 2010-07-17 2010-10-16 2011-12-19
  3. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (3) 2010-07-17 2014-06-14 2014-09-08
  4. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (3) 2009-10-10 2010-03-28 2010-10-16
  5. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (3) 2012-05-15 2014-06-14 2014-09-08
  6. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East & North Africa (2) 2010-10-16 2012-05-15
  7. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (2) 2005-10-22 2010-07-17
  8. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (2) 2014-06-14 2014-09-08
  9. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (1) 2015-04-19
  10. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2010-03-28
  11. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2010-07-17
  12. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2012-02-20
  13. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2010-10-16
  14. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2010-03-28
  15. NEP-FOR: Forecasting (1) 2010-03-28
  16. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2005-10-22
  17. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 2003-06-04
  18. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2012-02-20
  19. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (1) 2014-09-08
  20. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2012-05-15
  21. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2012-02-20
  22. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2005-10-22
  23. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2012-02-20


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